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Some Boys & Girls Clubs join internet crime task force

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A dozen Boys & Girls Clubs around the state have joined the state Justice Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

The task force, made up of agents and local police, investigates reports of online child pornography and people trolling online for sex with children.

The clubs will receive training from the Justice Department on how to instruct children about safe Internet use, $1,000 grants for equipment ranging from computers to safety pamphlets and agency contacts who can investigate leads club workers develop.

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